Yes, the media and millions of people were enraptured by the news that Duchess Kate and Prince William were going to become new parents on Monday.
One of the unfortunate side-effects of royal baby fever are the (diaper?) rash of joke Twitter accounts about the royal baby, all trying to capitalize on the massive interest on the infant.
My first crowning is not going as smoothly as I'd like.-- Royal Baby (@IamRoyalBaby) July 22, 2013
I'm richer than you @justinbieber-- Royal Baby (@RoyalxBaby) July 22, 2013
Damn! I missed 4:20pm by 4 minutes! #smokeemifyougotem-- The Royal Baby (@RoyalBaby_HRH) July 22, 2013
Sadly, most of them are Just. Not. Funny. Although we are a bit amused by the Gilded Easel twitter account. The easel, of course, was what Buckingham Palace officials used to hold the baby announcement. Sigh, get back to work people.